A man who wounded a policeman in Holosiivsky district of the capital set fire to his own apartment. Residents of the house are being evacuated. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
"During the negotiations, the attacker set fire to the apartment where he was locked up. Rescuers from the State Emergency Service took measures to eliminate the fire.
Earlier it was reported that a shooting took place on Holosiivsky Avenue in Kyiv. The special operation "Thunder" was launched in the city. Patrol police officers reacted to a call about the conflict in an apartment on Holosiivsky Avenue. At the scene, the owner of the apartment fired a shotgun at police.
As a result of the incident, the law enforcement officer received a gunshot wound in the hand, and another man had injury on face. After that, the attacker locked himself in the apartment.